Boston Public Library

Latest articles

3h
Boston Globe
Dudley BPL branch to be renovatedThe Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library, a concrete building with few wi
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
The Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library, a concrete building with few windows, will be transformed into an inviting community center complete with glass walls, technology labs, displays of public art, and even a fully-equipped kitchen. A... Read more
9d
Boston Globe
Boston Public Library sound archives go digitalThe Boston Public Library is going digital with it’s sound archives. The libra
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
The Boston Public Library is going digital with it’s sound archives. The library announced Wednesday that it will launch a project to transfer recordings from its Sound Archives Collection to the Internet Archive, a non-profit digital library that... Read more
10d
Boston Globe
Wednesday’s business agenda.workshop. You’ll learn what to do to close the wage gap, and how to prepare for
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
workshop. You’ll learn what to do to close the wage gap, and how to prepare for a career change. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, Boston. Free. Events of note? E-mail us at agenda@globe.com. For breaking business... Read more
2 related articles
10d
Boston Globe
What’s up this week in career-enhancing, learning, and networkinglearn about what to do to close the wage gap, and how to prepare for a career c
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
learn about what to do to close the wage gap, and how to prepare for a career change. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Copley Square, Boston Public Library, Boston. Free. Thursday, Oct. 12 Network it OUT: Attend a networking event for LBTQ women. 6 to 8... Read more
2 related articles
13d
Boston Globe
Seuss flap points to beloved author’s mixed legacysaid she would never remove Seuss’ books from the shelves because the library c
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
said she would never remove Seuss’ books from the shelves because the library carries what the community wants. At the Boston Public Library, Seuss is consistently among the top 10 children’s book authors checked out each month. (In August, he... Read more
65 related articles
13d
Boston Herald
BPL new hire to probe drug, homeless issueThe Boston Public Library is hiring a new troubleshooter to deal with homeless
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The Boston Public Library is hiring a new troubleshooter to deal with homeless patrons who have been fighting and leaving hypodermic needles in the restrooms — but a city councilor says the new hire will have to confront the problem at both the... Read more
14d
Boston Globe
At Boston Public Library, a new outreach position for the homelesshired a full-time outreach manager who will provide help to the homeless who ar
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
hired a full-time outreach manager who will provide help to the homeless who are drawn to “the spaces and resources of the Boston Public Library,” City Hall announced Friday. The new director, Mike Bunch, is an existing outreach case manager... Read more
15d
Boston Globe
The Ticket: The week ahead in the arts worldand look at real fossils from the Harvard Museum of Natural History. Oct. 11, 3
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
and look at real fossils from the Harvard Museum of Natural History. Oct. 11, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Free. Children’s Library, Boston Public Library, 700 Boylston St. 617-859-2387. www.leventhalmap.org/event/national-fossil-day/ KAITLYN LOCKE MARK... Read more
17d
Boston Globe
What a longtime BPL curator learnedFew know our region’s story as well as Henry Scannell, a longtime curator of US
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Few know our region’s story as well as Henry Scannell, a longtime curator of US history for the Boston Public Library. After 34 years of service, Scannell recently retired. Scannell’s father and sister are both lawyers, while he and his mother... Read more
18d
Boston Globe
Tuesday’s business agendaLearn how to be a dynamic designer and build a career in the fashion business i
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
Learn how to be a dynamic designer and build a career in the fashion business in a free workshop. 6 to 7:30 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Bolyston St., Boston. Free. Join a fireside chat with Tom O’Keefe, also known as... Read more
2 related articles
18d
Boston Globe
What’s up this week in career-enhancing, learning and networkinghow to be a dynamic designer and further build your career in the fashion busin
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
how to be a dynamic designer and further build your career in the fashion business in a free workshop. 6 to 7:30 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Bolyston St., Boston. Free. Ever heard of BostonTweet?: Join a fireside chat with... Read more
2 related articles
19d
Boston Globe
Old South Church puts a $19 million price on sunlighthas similar concerns and supports Old South Church’s request — sees it differen
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
has similar concerns and supports Old South Church’s request — sees it differently. The churches, she said, along with the Boston Public Library, bring a lot of people to Copley Square. They are part of the fabric of Boston and need to be protected... Read more
21d
Boston Herald
Library seeks help to handle slew of addicts, homeless peopleA branch library in the South End has been “overwhelmed” by the homeless, accor
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
A branch library in the South End has been “overwhelmed” by the homeless, according to a library advocate who wants to see Boston Public Library officials collaborate with more outside agencies to address homelessness and substance abuse. “The... Read more
22d
Boston Herald
Libraries beset by violence, addicts in restroomscan do. “By definition, we’re a public building that’s open to all,” Gallery s
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
can do. “By definition, we’re a public building that’s open to all,” Gallery said. “I don’t know what the trustees of the Boston Public Library or even their very strong management team can do to prevent the challenges of drug use across society... Read more
22d
Boston Globe
Friday’s business agenda.50 Milk St., Boston. General admission $15. Attend a workshop and discussion o
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
50 Milk St., Boston. General admission $15. Attend a workshop and discussion on the intersection of artistic expression and entrepreneurial capabilities. Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Boylston St., Boston... Read more
24d
Boston Globe
Finalists picked in four district City Council racesdon’t come out for the primary. Then they complain when their candidate’s not i
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
don’t come out for the primary. Then they complain when their candidate’s not in there.” Meanwhile, two precincts at the Boston Public Library Copley branch – in District 8, which did not have a council race – each had about 60 votes by 2... Read more
24d
Boston Globe
Voters to pick finalists for City Council racesdon’t come out for the primary. Then they complain when their candidate’s not i
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
don’t come out for the primary. Then they complain when their candidate’s not in there.” Meanwhile, two precincts at the Boston Public Library Copley branch — in District 8, which did not have a council race — each had about 60 votes by 2... Read more
24d
Boston Globe
Wednesday’s business agenda.Boston. Free. Students are invited to learn the basics of Photoshop, a photo e
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Boston. Free. Students are invited to learn the basics of Photoshop, a photo editing software. Thursday, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Boylston St., Boston. Free.Events of note? E-mail us at agenda@globe.com. For... Read more
25d
Boston Globe
Boston holds preliminary electionAuthority senior housing on Elm Hill Avenue, according to his campaign. Walsh
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Authority senior housing on Elm Hill Avenue, according to his campaign. Walsh is scheduled to vote at 8 a.m. at the Boston Public Library branch on Richmond Street in the Lower Mills neighborhood, his campaign officials said. Preliminary... Read more
26d
Boston Globe
What’s up this week in career-enhancing, learning, and networkinghow to Photoshop: Students are invited to learn the basics of Photoshop, a phot
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
how to Photoshop: Students are invited to learn the basics of Photoshop, a photo editing software. 6 to 7:30 p.m., Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Boylston St., Boston. Free. Massachusetts startup culture: Join Jay Ash,... Read more
29d
Daily Mail
Victorian postcards reveal the 25 STAGES of datingLiam Gallagher's boy to Cindy... Share this article The cards can be found in
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Liam Gallagher's boy to Cindy... Share this article The cards can be found in the Haper Stereograph Collection of the Boston Public Library collection and although there are twenty-five stages listed in the guide, postcard 11 is missing from... Read more
29d
Slate
The Tricky Path to Employment Is Trickier When You’re Autisticin library science from Simmons College. Over 12 years, he worked his way up fr
Slate / Posted 29 days ago
in library science from Simmons College. Over 12 years, he worked his way up from volunteer to full-time employee at a Boston public library branch, where he discovered that he was capable of interacting with patrons while manning the... Read more

In this news